BRIAN ROLSTON NEWS

GARTH: Rolston Bros. Reunion?

Brian Rolston recently retired from an illustrious hockey career, and he left behind an extremely impressive hockey footprint. He excelled and was a key contributor to five different NHL teams in his nineteen year career, including: New Jersey Devils, Colorado Avalanche, Boston Bruins, Minnesota Wild, and the New York Islanders. The crafty winger also elevated his game while...
Via HockeyBuzz
May 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Rolston retires after NHL 17 seasons

Brian Rolston retired Tuesday after a 17-year NHL career in which he played for five teams and helped the New Jersey Devils win their first Stanley Cup. The 40-year-old forward from Flint, Mich., did not play this season after splitting time with the New York Islanders and Boston in 2011-12. As a rookie he helped the Devils win the Cup in the 1994-95 season. He also played for...
Via Fox Sports
April 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Brian Rolston retires after NHL 17 seasons

Brian Rolston retired Tuesday after a 17-year NHL career in which he played for five teams and helped the New Jersey Devils win their first Stanley Cup. The 40-year-old forward from Flint, Mich., did not play this season after splitting time with the New York Islanders and Boston in 2011-12. As a rookie he helped the Devils win the Cup in the 1994-95 season. He also played for...
Via AP on Fox
April 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Brian Rolston Retires Because He Is Old (Maybe Not That Reason) by   Steven Ellis

Brian Rolston has retired from the NHL after a 17 year career as a power-forward, Rolston was drafted in the 1991 NHL Entry Draft by the New Jersey Devils as their second pick in the first round. Prior to his NHL career, Rolston played for Lake Superior State University (where as a freshman he scored the game-winning goal and earned Most [...]
Via The Hockey House
April 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Rolston makes retirement official after sitting out season

Following 17 years in the NHL, three of which were with the Minnesota Wild, forward Brian Rolston officially announced his retirement on Tuesday. Rolston, who is fifth in Wild history with 202 points, didn't play this season. He spent his final year in 2011-12 with the New York Islanders and Boston Bruins. Rolston, a first-round draft choice by the New Jersey Devils in 1991,...
Via Fox Sports North
April 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Rolston makes retirement official after sitting out season

Following 17 years in the NHL, three of which were with the Minnesota Wild, forward Brian Rolston officially announced his retirement on Tuesday. Rolston, who is fifth in Wild history with 202 points, didn't play this season. He spent his final year in 2011-12 with the New York Islanders and Boston Bruins. Rolston, a first-round draft choice by the New Jersey Devils in 1991,...
Via Fox Sports North
April 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Brian Rolston Announces His Retirement

TORONTO (April 30, 2013) – Brian Rolston, a veteran of 17 NHL seasons, a four time 30-goal scorer, a Stanley Cup champion and a three-time Olympian, officially announced his retirement from the National Hockey League on Tuesday. In a professional career that spanned nearly two full decades, Rolston, 40, appeared in a total of 1,256 NHL games amassing 342 goals, 419 assists and...
Via Kukla's Korner
April 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Ron Rolston Takes Over for Lindy Ruff As Sabres Prepare for First Change on Bench in 16 Years

BUFFALO, N.Y. — A month into the NHL lockout in early October, Rochester coach Ron Rolston was preparing to open the American Hockey League season, eagerly anticipating the opportunity to incorporate several Buffalo Sabres players into his lineup. Some five months later, Rolston has inherited the entire Sabres team. Rolston will make his NHL debut as the Sabres’ interim head...
Via NESN.com
February 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Rangers Have Not Reached Out to Rolston & Langkow

According to Brett Cyrgalis at the New York Post, despite the Ryan Callahan injury and the Jason Arnott signing falling through, the Rangers have not reached out to free agents Brian Rolston and Daymond Langkow. Rolston, 39, had 7g, 17a in 70 games with the Islanders and Bruins last season. He also had 1g, 2a in seven playoff games with the Bruins. Langkow, 36, had 11g, 19a...
Via NY Rangers Blog
January 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Veteran winger Brian Rolston "more than likely" to retire

It appears Rolston, 39 will hang up the skates after not being able to find work before the former CBA expired.Rolston had two stints with the Bruins during his 17 year NHL career. His first was from 1999 to 2004 in which he recorded 101 goals and 135 helpers.Rolston came on board late last season to try and help the Bruins make another cup run. He played in 21 games, scored 3 goals...
Via BruinsLife
January 11, 2013  |  Discuss

GARTH: CoHo Dinged; Knapp Blitzed;Bro-Down; Euro Recess

Sabres centre Cody Hodgson, who missed the Hamilton game, had a splint on his right hand afterward the game. "Could be a week, could be two," Coach Brian Rolston said. This according to Kevin Oklibzija, Democrat and Chronicle. He's listed on the injury report as "upper body". According to Kevin Oklobzija if the Democrat and Chronicle, Hodgson...
Via HockeyBuzz
November 04, 2012  |  Discuss

Brian Rolston Proved He Has Something Left, But May Need to Move On If He Wants to Continue Career

Editor's Note: The Bruins are facing a longer offseason than they had hoped after their title defense was ended early with a first-round loss to Washington. The extra time could come in handy though, as the Bruins have plenty of decisions to make this summer. At the top of that list is what they will do with the many pending free agents on their roster. Each day over the next...
Via NESN.com
May 24, 2012  |  Discuss

Bruins Beat the Caps in Regulation

      In game three of round one of the Stanley Cup Playoffs against the Wasington Capitals, the Bruins won this game 4-3 in regulation. This is the first time in the series that a game has not gone into overtime. The goal of tonight's game was to get a lot more scoring and Boston achieved that goal completely. The game went back and forth but when the game was tied...
Via BruinsLife
April 16, 2012  |  Discuss

Dee Karl: Really Rolston? & Sound Tigers Playoffs

I have had the NHLOnNBC on all day today. I had it on a good chunk of yesterday too. Especially when I watched Brian Rolston get his second assist in the Bruins' 1st round series against Washington. Really Brian? Really? You've managed to magically be productive? You mentioned that you didn't get the ice time with the Islanders. But looking at the game logs,...
Via HockeyBuzz
April 15, 2012  |  Discuss

Bruins/Capitals postgame interviews

Brian Rolston and Claude Julien interviews after the jump.
Via BruinsLife
April 13, 2012  |  Discuss

Peter Chiarelli Expects Brian Rolston to Fill Void Left by Nathan Horton in Playoffs (Video)

The Boston Bruins made a number of additions to the roster at the trade deadline this season. The acquisitions included guys like Greg Zanon, Mike Mottau and former-Bruin Brian Rolston, and each will play a role in Boston's chase for another Stanley Cup title. Bruins GM Peter Chiarelli was pleased with the B's additions at the deadline and feels that the team has plenty of...
Via NESN.com
April 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Brian Rolston Adds Mark Recchi-Like Veteran Leadership to Bruins Stanley Cup Run (Video)

When Mark Recchi decided to retire following the Bruins 2011 Stanley Cup championship run, the B's were left searching to replace the veteran role that the 20-plus year veteran filled. At this season's trade deadline, Brian Rolston was traded over from the NEw York Islanders in what was viewed as one of the smaller deadline deals across the league. Well, nearly two months...
Via NESN.com
April 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Tim Thomas in Goal, Brian Rolston to Rest As Bruins Close Out Regular Season Against Sabres

BOSTON –- The Bruins will close out the regular season against the Sabres on Saturday at the Garden, and they'll do it with a lineup pretty close to what they hope to roll out in the upcoming playoffs. Brian Rolston will get the day off, but otherwise, the forward lines will be intact. Jordan Caron will fill in on the third line in Rolston's spot. "We're going...
Via NESN.com
April 07, 2012  |  Discuss

Brian Rolston's Slap Shot Against Los Angeles Wins Captain Morgan Goal of the Week

Although a late-season addition, Brian Rolston has been quite effective for the Bruins. His goal with 6:54 remaining in the third period against the Ducks gave the B's a two-goal buffer and sealed the win in Anaheim. After a defensive stop, Chris Kelly got the puck with just one defender to beat. Kelly dished to Rolston, who slapped it past Ducks goaltender Jonas Hiller. In the...
Via NESN.com
April 01, 2012  |  Discuss

B's have finally found their way

There was something a little bit calming in watching the Bruins lose to the Capitals on Thursday night. It sounds strange to sound relieved after a loss, but the Bruins showed a lot more than a 3-2 shootout loss would normally indicate on paper. They're not dead, and while they're certainly not the favorites going forward, it's clear now that the team's mid-season...
Via Extra Pine Tar
March 30, 2012  |  Discuss

B's have finally found their way

There was something a little bit calming in watching the Bruins lose to the Capitals on Thursday night. It sounds strange to sound relieved after a loss, but the Bruins showed a lot more than a 3-2 shootout loss would normally indicate on paper. They're not dead, and while they're certainly not the favorites going forward, it's clear now that the team's mid-season...
Via Extra Pine Tar
March 30, 2012  |  Discuss

B's have finally found their way

There was something a little bit calming in watching the Bruins lose to the Capitals on Thursday night. It sounds strange to sound relieved after a loss, but the Bruins showed a lot more than a 3-2 shootout loss would normally indicate on paper. They're not dead, and while they're certainly not the favorites going forward, it's clear now that the team's mid-season...
Via Extra Pine Tar
March 30, 2012  |  Discuss

Did Patrice Bergeron, Brian Rolston or Dennis Seidenberg Score the Captain Morgan Goal of the Week?

The Bruins picked up some steam over the week, bagging a pair of wins during a three-game West Coast swing and a big win at home over the Lightning. The B's tallied 13 goals in four games and head into the final six games of the season with some confidence up front. Check out the Captain Morgan Goals of the Week nominees and don't forget to send in your vote in the right...
Via NESN.com
March 29, 2012  |  Discuss

Boston Center Brian Ralston Enjoying His Part in Bruins' Recent Success (Video)

Trade deadline addition Brian Rolston is playing center on the hottest line for the Bruins. The 39-year-old has seen plenty of action since coming from the New York Islanders in late February. Rolston provided an assist in Tuesday night’s 5-2 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning and sounded pleased with where the team is headed after another win.
Via NESN.com
March 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Brian Rolston's Resurgence Has Linemates Questioning His Age, But Not His Production on Bruins' Red-Hot Third Line

BOSTON – Brian Rolston has 11 points in his last six games and 12 points overall in 15 games since joining the Bruins. This after managing just nine points in 49 games with the Islanders this season. But it’s not the recent rise in production of the veteran forward that his linemate finds hard to believe. It’s the date on Rolston’s birth certificate that center Chris Kelly...
Via NESN.com
March 27, 2012  |  Discuss
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